Thompson Feb 19, 1952 - Feb 23, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY Rick was born in Oklahoma City to Venita E Thompson & Howard L Thompson. He is survived by his father, Howard; daughter, Alexandra Camille Thompson; and her mother, Jana Thompson. Rick graduated from John Marshall High School in 1970 and received an undergraduate degree in Art and Photography from OU. Rick started his own photo and advertising company in OKC. He later moved to San Diego, where he continued working in advertising and tourism. Rick and his family returned to OKC, where he co-founded Cimarron Photography & Design. He volunteered to work with dialysis patients and was active as a board member of the OKC/County Historical Society. For years, Rick battled serious medical conditions, which he did so with his ever positive and optimistic outlook. He was an inspirational and charismatic figure to all that knew him. A celebration of Rick's life will be held at 4:30 Saturday, March 16, 2013, at The Paramount OKC, 701 W. Sheridan.